#ASKAVET Roundup: The Itchy Disease That You’ve Never Heard Of

August 21, 2014

One of the most common conditions seen by veterinarians — itchy dogs — is caused by a condition that most non-medical people have never heard of. What is this mystery disease? It’s called atopy, and it’s the medical term for allergies. Everybody knows about it, but nobody’s ever heard the name; even my spell checker hasn’t heard of it! In people, it goes by the…  

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